Wesel

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Title

Wesel

Description

Target photograph of Wesel. Some roads and railway tracks can be seen in the upper half while at the centre there are several plumes of smoke. The whole area is covered by thin cloud.
It is captioned: "2952 MEP. 16.2.45//7" 19,000' 112º 1600 WESEL. D. 1HC4000,9ANM64DT,2GP250IT,1MC500DT. C5 SECS8 F/O O'MALLEY. F.75."

The reverse of the photograph is annotated: "[unclear] Robinson" and " No 8 [unclear]".

Also a handwritten note: "WESEL:- BOMBING THROUGH CLOUD. LANCASTER WITH ROBINSON - AIR BOMBER FIRST OVER TARGET AND ON TARGET ← FLIGHT OF AIRCRAFT".

Date

1945-02-16

Temporal Coverage

Language

Type

Format

One b/w photograph, one page handwritten note

Conforms To

Rights

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Identifier

PRobinsonS18010013, PRobinsonS18010014, PRobinsonS18010015

Collection

Citation

Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “Wesel,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed April 14, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/46412.

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